Brett Cecil
Free Agent
Brett Cecil
Birthdate:
July 2, 1986 (38 y, 3 m, 5 d)
Born In:
Dunkirk, MD, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/221
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
13 years, 152 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 13 years, 152 days
40-man Service Time 13 years, 151 days
Time as Pro 17 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win High
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Very High
Popularity
National Popular
Local Popular
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 4 1 3 2
vs R 2 4 1 4 2
vs L 2 4 1 3 2
Potential 4 4 1 6 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 6 1
Error 5 1
Arm 1 12 1
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 14
Run/Bunt
Speed 6
Stealing 2
Running 4
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 5
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 11 16 11
vs R 10 16 11
vs L 11 17 12
Potential 20 16 11
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 10
Sinker 11 13
Curveball 9 16
Changeup 14 20
Other Pitching
Velocity 85-87 mph
GB % 58%
Stamina 3
Hold 14
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2024-10-07
Curveball decreased from 10 to 9
2024-09-16
Stuff vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Stuff vs L decreased from 12 to 11
2024-09-09
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
2024-09-02
Stuff decreased from 12 to 11
Curveball decreased from 11 to 10
2024-08-26
Stuff vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Stuff vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
2024-08-19
Sinker decreased from 12 to 11
2024-08-12
Changeup decreased from 15 to 14
2024-08-05
Stuff decreased from 13 to 12
Stuff vs L decreased from 14 to 13
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
2024-07-31
Eye decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Changeup decreased from 16 to 15
2024-07-22
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
2024-07-08
Movement vs L increased from 16 to 17
Fastball decreased from 9 to 8
Curveball decreased from 12 to 11
2024-06-24
Movement vs L decreased from 17 to 16
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
2024-06-17
Movement vs L increased from 16 to 17
Velocity decreased from 86-88 mph to 85-87 mph
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
Fastball Pot decreased from 11 to 10
Sinker Pot decreased from 14 to 13
2024-06-10
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 14
Fastball decreased from 10 to 9
Curveball decreased from 13 to 12
Weight increased from 222 to 223
2024-05-20
Stuff decreased from 14 to 13
2024-05-13
Movement vs L decreased from 17 to 16
GB% decreased from 59% to 58%
Curveball Pot decreased from 17 to 16
2024-05-06
Infield Range decreased from 7 to 6
2024-04-29
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
2024-04-22
Weight increased from 221 to 222
2024-04-15
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
2024-03-29
Stuff vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Velocity decreased from 87-89 mph to 86-88 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 12 to 11
Sinker decreased from 13 to 12
Curveball decreased from 14 to 13
Position changed from CL to RP
Role changed from CL to RP
2024-03-11
Eye vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 16 to 15
Movement vs L increased from 16 to 17
GB% increased from 58% to 59%
2024-02-25
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
2024-01-17
Control vs L increased from 11 to 12
2023-12-26
Fastball decreased from 11 to 10
2023-12-19
Stuff decreased from 16 to 15
Stuff vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 17 to 16
Curveball decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup decreased from 17 to 16
2023-11-27
Control vs R increased from 10 to 11
2023-11-20
Control vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Control vs L decreased from 12 to 11
2023-11-13
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
National Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
2023-11-09
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff decreased from 18 to 16
Stuff vs R decreased from 18 to 15
Stuff vs L decreased from 20 to 17
Velocity decreased from 89-91 mph to 87-89 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 13 to 12
Fastball decreased from 12 to 11
Sinker Pot decreased from 15 to 14
Sinker decreased from 14 to 13
Curveball decreased from 16 to 15
Changeup decreased from 19 to 17
2023-09-11
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
Stuff decreased from 19 to 18
Movement vs R increased from 15 to 16
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Stamina decreased from 4 to 3
Fastball decreased from 13 to 12
Sinker Pot increased from 14 to 15
Curveball decreased from 17 to 16
2023-07-17
Stuff decreased from 20 to 19
Stuff vs R decreased from 19 to 18
Movement vs R decreased from 16 to 15
GB% decreased from 58% to 57%
Sinker Pot decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup decreased from 20 to 19
Weight increased from 221 to 222
2023-05-29
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff vs R decreased from 20 to 19
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Very Popular
2023-02-26
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 15 to 16
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Sinker Pot increased from 14 to 15
Position changed from RP to CL
Role changed from RP to CL
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
2022-10-14
Movement vs R decreased from 16 to 15
Movement vs L decreased from 17 to 16
GB% decreased from 59% to 57%
Sinker Pot decreased from 15 to 14
2022-07-31
Movement vs L increased from 16 to 17
GB% increased from 58% to 59%
Stamina increased from 3 to 4
Hold increased from 13 to 14
2022-05-29
Power decreased from 2 to 1
Power vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Power vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Bunt for Hit decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 17 to 16
Movement decreased from 17 to 16
Movement vs L decreased from 17 to 16
Control vs R increased from 10 to 11
Control vs L increased from 11 to 12
GB% decreased from 64% to 58%
Sinker decreased from 15 to 14
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
2021-04-10
P defense decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff Potential decreased from 22 to 20
Stuff decreased from 21 to 20
Stuff vs L decreased from 23 to 20
Control vs R decreased from 11 to 10
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
Curveball Pot decreased from 18 to 17
Changeup Pot decreased from 21 to 20
Changeup decreased from 21 to 20
Weight decreased from 223 to 221

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
CIN - MLB
2023 36 0 69 73.0 9-7 36 75 27 24.51% 8.82% 2.61% 71.93% 57.46% 0.296 4.192 3.773 93 3.618 0.42 0.51
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2022 35 0 60 78.1 7-10 28 95 35 28.27% 10.42% 0.30% 79.00% 54.62% 0.357 1.838 2.288 57 3.287 -0.45 1.99
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2021 34 0 59 59.1 4-2 11 70 24 28.81% 9.88% 0.82% 72.25% 52.48% 0.305 3.337 2.582 63 3.360 0.76 1.30
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2020 33 0 69 67.1 8-2 4 92 40 33.21% 14.44% 1.08% 78.59% 63.81% 0.256 2.406 2.712 67 2.978 -0.31 1.34
NYN - MLB
2019 32 0 64 80.2 4-1 1 101 26 30.15% 7.76% 2.09% 78.48% 57.36% 0.327 3.012 2.883 76 2.712 0.13 1.36
LAA - MLB
2018 31 0 77 58.1 4-3 1 67 24 27.46% 9.84% 1.23% 71.82% 53.61% 0.336 3.549 2.915 70 3.398 0.63 1.00
LAA - MLB
2017 30 0 39 28.2 2-1 0 38 14 32.20% 11.86% 0.85% 72.25% 61.90% 0.307 2.826 2.728 65 3.102 0.10 0.56
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2017 30 0 39 48.1 6-2 15 62 18 31.79% 9.23% 1.03% 81.67% 46.84% 0.282 2.235 2.507 60 3.259 -0.27 1.11
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2016 29 0 64 59.1 3-7 10 69 31 26.34% 11.83% 2.67% 73.23% 51.52% 0.327 4.247 4.003 97 3.592 0.24 0.20
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2015 28 0 73 53.2 4-3 7 65 32 27.90% 13.73% 1.29% 79.95% 56.18% 0.321 2.851 3.086 80 3.340 -0.24 0.67
Total - MLB
MLB
0 613 607.0 51-38 113 734 271 28.80% 10.63% 1.45% 76.07% 55.52% 0.314 3.054 2.958 73 3.257 0.10 10.04

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
CIN - MLB
2023 36 67 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.10
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2022 35 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -0.15
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2021 34 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2020 33 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
NYN - MLB
2019 32 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
LAA - MLB
2018 31 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
LAA - MLB
2017 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2017 30 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.0000 0.891 0.04
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2016 29 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2015 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Total - MLB
MLB
155 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0.167 0.167 0.333 0.3333 0.149 -0.21

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
CIN - MLB
2023 P 67 73.0 4 7 0 1.000 1.356 1.131 -0.30
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2022 P 58 78.1 2 13 1 0.938 1.723 0.985 -0.94
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2021 P 56 59.1 1 5 0 1.000 0.910 1.132 -0.07
Boston - MLB
BOS - MLB
2020 P 67 67.1 3 10 0 1.000 1.738 0.986 -0.49
NYN - MLB
2019 P 64 80.2 7 10 0 1.000 1.897 1.082 0.12
LAA - MLB
2018 P 68 58.1 2 11 0 1.000 2.006 1.108 0.57
LAA - MLB
2017 P 36 28.2 0 2 0 1.000 0.628 1.031 -0.06
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2017 P 39 48.1 3 5 1 0.889 1.490 1.031 -0.08
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2016 P 59 59.1 8 3 0 1.000 1.669 1.282 0.38
Toronto - MLB
TOR - MLB
2015 P 69 53.2 6 6 1 0.923 2.012 1.135 0.40
Total P 583 607.0 36 72 3 -0.46
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
July 16, 2017 Los Angeles (A) Kevin Cron
Crucito Mieses
Raúl Gómez
Toronto Brett Cecil
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 2022 Boston (MLB)
2017 Toronto (MLB)
Reliever of the Year 2022 Boston (MLB)
Similar Players (RP)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Similar Thru Age 38
Leaderboard Appearances
Year G Rank
2015 73 7
2017 78 6
2018 77 6
Year SV Rank
2022 28 10
2023 36 6
Year Hold Rank
2015 20 4
2020 21 9